The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 79 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.98% 2.08% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 7.40% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £221 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% -7.14%
SOAP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
397 365 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.85% 28.10% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 231 218
Average daily rate £360 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 34 23
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Surrey region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 3 £413 - 1
Staines -7 1 £350 -6.66%
Woking - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £375 -
Farnham - 1 - -
Redhill - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 28 (77.78%) REST
2 26 (72.22%) Web Services
3 23 (63.89%) XML
4 19 (52.78%) SQL
5 17 (47.22%) Java
6 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 11 (30.56%) Spring
9 10 (27.78%) C#
9 10 (27.78%) HTML
9 10 (27.78%) .NET
10 9 (25.00%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) Scrum
10 9 (25.00%) JSON
11 8 (22.22%) WCF
12 7 (19.44%) MVC
12 7 (19.44%) JBoss
12 7 (19.44%) Oracle
12 7 (19.44%) PHP
12 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
12 7 (19.44%) jQuery
12 7 (19.44%) RESTful
13 6 (16.67%) BDD
13 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 6 (16.67%) Maven
13 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
13 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
14 5 (13.89%) JIRA
14 5 (13.89%) QA
14 5 (13.89%) LAMP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Force.com
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) PBX
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) FTP
2 1 (2.78%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 5 (13.89%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.11%) Ant
4 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) Selenium
5 3 (8.33%) JUnit
6 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.56%) Hudson
6 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.56%) JMeter
7 1 (2.78%) NUnit
7 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Analyst
3 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (5.56%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) REST
2 26 (72.22%) Web Services
3 23 (63.89%) XML
4 11 (30.56%) Spring
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
5 10 (27.78%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) JSON
7 8 (22.22%) WCF
8 7 (19.44%) jQuery
8 7 (19.44%) RESTful
9 5 (13.89%) LAMP
9 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.11%) WSDL
10 4 (11.11%) WPF
11 3 (8.33%) JSF
11 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 3 (8.33%) Visualforce
12 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (5.56%) JiBX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
2 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.56%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.78%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Scrum
3 7 (19.44%) MVC
4 6 (16.67%) BDD
4 6 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (8.33%) DRM
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) BPMN
7 2 (5.56%) UML
7 2 (5.56%) OO
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) Java
3 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (27.78%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) PHP
6 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.33%) C++
7 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
8 2 (5.56%) Groovy
8 2 (5.56%) C
8 2 (5.56%) XAML
9 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) Sencha
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Zend
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) Software AG
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.78%) webMethods
5 1 (2.78%) ForgeRock